Frankie Ray Hunsperger, the son of Frank and Rita Hunsperger, was born in Wyatt on Jan. 21, 1957 and died at the Missouri Delta Medical Center in Sikeston on Jan. 07, 2003 at the age of 45. Mr. Hunsperger had lived in East Prairie until moving to Dexter in 1973. He was employed at Ames Manufacturing, formerly IXL, in Bernie. Surviving are one son: Kris Hunsperger, of Dexter; one daughter, Shawna Wood, of Dexter; two grandchildren, Kelsi and Jordan Wood, both of Dexter; his parents, Frank and Rita Hunsperger, both of Dexter; two brothers, Tom Hunsperger, of Dexter and Larry Hunsperger, of Clarkton; four sisters, Bobbie Turnbow, of Bloomfield, Kay Stafford, of Dexter, Jo Hunsperger, of Grayling, Mich., and Tammy Burnett of Malden. Friends may call from 5-8 p.m., Thursday, Jan. 09, 2003 at the Watkins and Sons Funeral Home in Dexter. Funeral services will be held at 9 a.m., Friday, Jan. 10 in the Watkins and Sons Chapel in Dexter with the Rev. Jack Hargraves, of Chaffee and the Rev. Vaughn Wright, of Dexter officiating. Interment will follow in the Wayside Cemetery near Koshkonog with Watkins and Sons Funeral Service of Dexter in charge of arrangements.